Three Different Approaches To Song Arrangement

Composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Lucas Gonzalez brings us a few creative ideas and tips on how to arrange a song from 3 different style perspectives. A symphonic orchestra version, a “midi instrumented” version, and a Funky version that includes live instruments. Lucas uses "Every Breathe…

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9 Tips For Better Lyric Writing

9 Tips For Better Lyric Writing

For the longest time, I used to hate having to come up with words for my music. It didn’t come naturally to me at all. The musical element of my compositions would (for the most part) flow with relative ease, but when it came to…

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How To Prepare Your Music For Stock Audio

In This AirGigs Video Blog, Grammy Winner and Multi-Platinum Producer Isha "That Mad Scientist" Erskine shares “How To Prepare Your Music For Stock Audio” If you are interested in selling some of your tracks to stock audio libraries, they are going to want no melody…

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How To Create A Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

How to Create A Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

Are you gearing up for your next album, tour, music video, new production gear, or anything music related that requires some cash? Crowdfunding is one of the first methods musicians can turn to when looking to fund larger projects and many have been doing so…

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How To Get A Big Drum Sound From A Small Room

In This AirGigs Video Blog, Grammy Winner and Multi-Platinum Producer Isha That Mad Scientist shares “How To Get A Big Drum Sound From A Small Room” Regardless of how small your room is having drum room mics can add some ambience you just can’t get…

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Underground Hip Hop And R&B Spotify Playlist

Announcing The “UNDERGROUND HIP HOP + R&B” Spotify Playlist

Over the years, songwriters and producers have been able to create thousands of songs through the AirGigs platform. We are incredibly proud of the projects that we’ve been able to be a part of. As a way to help our clients promote their music, AirGigs…

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Music As Medicine – Songs Of Love Foundation

We had the pleasure to catch up with John Beltzer, founder of the Songs of Love Foundation based in NYC. This unique non-profit organization creates uplifting, personalized songs for children and teens struggling with a life-threatening illness or lifetime disability–free of charge. Each “song of…

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How To Write And Record Better Bass Guitar Parts

How To Write And Record Better Bass Guitar Parts

In both live and studio settings, one of the most important elements is the bass line. Generally speaking, bass parts in modern day music have become considerably less melodic and on first listen sound very simplistic. However, when analyzed these lines are deceptively tricky and…

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6 Ways To Attract More Listeners To Your Music

6 Ways To Attract More Listeners To Your Music

Releasing music in the internet age can be a daunting task. It's easier than ever to create, release, and consume music with new trends like streaming and online collaboration. In many ways, this is great for artists, but creates a challenge: how do you cut…

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How To Imitate Different Vocalists For Clients

Mella is an extremely experienced session vocalist. In this video, she gives you some practical insights on how to approach vocal impressions with some specific examples including Amy Winehouse, Dolly Parton and Britney Spears. Here’s what Mella recommends when approaching vocal impersonations in a vocal…

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7 Ways To Overcome Anxiety In The Studio

7 Ways To Overcome Anxiety in the Studio

Anxiety during recording sessions is extremely common amongst both beginners and professionals alike. I’m always amazed at how many talented musicians I’ve encountered who absolutely kill it live on stage, but the moment they enter a recording studio they find the whole situation overwhelming and…

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How To Sample From Other Songs Without Getting Sued

How to Sample From Other Songs Without Getting Sued

Disclaimer: I’m not a lawyer; please don’t take this article as legal advice. Always consult a music and entertainment lawyer in your country for full details. If you are a producer, you are probably familiar with sourcing samples for your tracks. Maybe you’ve heard that…

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